ERIC Number: ED417880
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Coming Together: Preparing for Rural Special Education in the 21st Century. Conference Proceedings of the American Council on Rural Special Education (18th, Charleston, South Carolina, March 25-28, 1998).
Montgomery, Diane, Ed.
This proceedings contains 64 papers on rural special education. Papers present promising practices in rural special education, discussions of theory and research, research findings, program descriptions, and topics of current concern. The papers are organized in order of presentation, and are categorized in a topical index under the following subjects: at-risk students, collaborative education, deaf education, early childhood, leadership and policy issues, multicultural concerns (including Native American programs), parents and families, professional development (preservice and inservice), professional publication, technology, and transition. (SV)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Disabilities, Distance Education, Early Childhood Education, Educational Cooperation, Educational Practices, Educational Strategies, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Mainstreaming, Minority Groups, Parent Participation, Professional Development, Regular and Special Education Relationship, Rural Education, Rural Schools, Special Education, Special Education Teachers, Teacher Collaboration, Teacher Education, Transitional Programs
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council on Rural Special Education.
Note: For selected individual papers, see RC 021 435-472.